Golden Globes Highlights

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(CNN) The Hollywood Foreign Press handed out top honors in television and film at the 69th annual Golden Globes Awards Sunday.

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Some familiar faces from the big and small screens captured awards.

George Clooney’s “The Descendants” won the award for best dramatic motion picture, and also earned Clooney the best actor in a dramatic motion picture honor.

Meryl Streep, meanwhile, picked up the Golden Globe for best actress in a dramatic motion picture for her work in “The Iron Lady.”

George Clooney’s “The Descendants” won the award for best dramatic motion picture, and also earned Clooney the best actor in a dramatic motion picture honor.

Meryl Streep, meanwhile, picked up the Golden Globe for best actress in a dramatic motion picture for her work in “The Iron Lady.”

Here’s the list of winners:

  • Best motion picture, drama
  • “The Descendants”
  • Best actress in a motion picture, drama
  • Meryl Streep, “The Iron Lady”
  • Best actor in a motion picture drama
  • George Clooney, “The Descendants”
  • Best motion picture, musical or comedy
  • “The Artist”
  • Best actress in a motion picture, musical or comedy
  • Michelle Williams, “My Week With Marilyn”
  • Best actor in a motion picture, musical or comedy
  • Jean Dujardin, “The Artist”
  • Best supporting actress in a motion picture
  • Octavia Spencer, “The Help”
  • Best supporting actor in a motion picture
  • Christopher Plummer, “Beginners”
  • Best animated feature film
  • “The Adventures of Tintin”
  • Best director — motion picture
  • Martin Scorsese, “Hugo”
  • Best foreign language film
  • “A Separation” (Iran)
  • Best TV series, drama
  • “Homeland”
  • Best actor in a TV series, drama
  • Kelsey Grammer, “Boss”
  • Best actress in a TV series, drama
  • Claire Danes, “Homeland”
  • Best TV series, comedy
  • “Modern Family”
  • Best actress in a TV series, comedy
  • Laura Dern, “Enlightened”
  • Best actor in a TV series, comedy
  • Matt LeBlanc, “Episodes”
  • Best supporting actress in a series, mini-series, or TV movie
  • Jessica Lange, “American Horror Story”
  • Best supporting actor in a series, mini-series or TV movie
  • Peter Dinklage, “Game of Thrones”
  • Best TV movie or mini-series
  • “Downton Abbey”
  • Best actor in a mini-series or TV movie
  • Idris Elba, “Luther”
  • Best actress in a mini-series or TV movie
  • Kate Winslet, “Mildred Pierce”
  • Best original score – motion picture
  • Ludovic Bource, “The Artist”
  • Best original song – motion picture
  • “Masterpiece,” from “W.E.”
  • Best screenplay – motion picture
  • Woody Allen, “Midnight in Paris”
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